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The Guildhall Tavern

15 Market Street, Poole BH15 1NB, England
+44 1202 671717
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Seafood, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
15 Market Street, Poole BH15 1NB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Good fish selection, however undercooked for my taste, with bland vegetables. Wine and food pricey and ambience nothing special considering the many waterside venues in Poole. Parking impossible and very uncomfortable chairs - need cushions. Won't rush back.

1  Thank MarbellaKaren
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a marvellous experience. Sitting in the sun under the parasol in the courtyard dining area eating fine fresh fish with genuine friendly service from all those who served us. I can only recommend!

Thank Jb24ok
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this for a Friday night whilst staying at the hotel du vin around the corner. We had looked on trip advisor for the best place to eat & this was one of the top rated. We carried out a Reckie in the day...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Atmosphere is brilliant, Connie is especially lovely. Hopefully it will stay like this now and We will be back. x

Thank CrochetQueen29
Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit on a French themed evening with an accordion player and French quiz for fun with a typical French menu plus regular a la cart.

1  Thank Banditman69
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely meal here it was a group of 12 of us and the food all arrived on time and correct and it was cooked brilliantly, everyone of our group was impressed, the staff were friendly and attentive despite it being very busy in...More

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had A fabulous meal at the Guildhall on Saturday. This restaurant serves mainly fish with a French influence and were able to eat outside as it was a lovely warm evening. Staff were friendly and attentive, a lovely touch to have the seabass flambé....More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we go here we have a fantastic meal. We went for my mums birthday and had a great meal. The fish was superb especially the mussels and cod,the service is great ,friendly and efficient, great day

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered takeaway Fruits de Mer to have on our Boat. Thank you for a superb platter, Oysters, Crab, Scallops and Tiger Prawns, all beautifully presented. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Drenagh W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly staff, super fresh fish and with a very French influence, made us feel as if we had crossed the channel for our evening and having called earlier to say we would be arriving slightly late due to traffic, we were told not to...More

1  Thank Martin F
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28 September 2017|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see one.
27 August 2017|
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Response from Davidhatton | Reviewed this property |
Yes but you have to let them know
21 June 2017|
Response from Simon F | Reviewed this property |
Clearly depends upon your choices and amount of alcohol, but around £90 will see you (2) very well fed and watered. Salut.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Market Street, Poole BH15 1NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 671717
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